Witnesses: Bedbugs Seen Jumping Off Man In Manhattan Criminal CourtThey check you for guns and drugs when you walk into the courthouse in lower Manhattan, but apparently not for bedbugs.
Lawyer Offers Explanation For Babysitter's Disappearance With Manhattan BabyBeatriz Rios' lawyer, Angahard Vaughan, said her client was steered into a part of Central Park she was unfamiliar with and spent several hours trying to "find her way out."
Babysitter Arraigned Day After Vanishing With Manhattan Baby; Many Questions UnansweredBeatriz Rios, 46, had bail set at $10,000 bond or $5,000 cash at Manhattan Criminal Court. An order of protection was also issued for the child along with her father and mother.
Plot Thickens Following Strange Twist At Manhattan 'Parking Rage' TrialOscar Fuller left Manhattan Criminal Court on Wednesday in no mood to talk -- just as earlier the 31-year-old decided not to talk to the jury, declining to take the stand in his own defense.
Bloomberg Downplays Report On Code Violations At City-Owned BuildingsMayor Michael Bloomberg shrugged off a report that indicates certain city-owned buildings, including Gracie Mansion, are riddled with code violations.
DAs: More Time For Repeat Crimes; Courts CloggedProsecutors want state legislation that would automatically turn a certain number of misdemeanor convictions into a felony calling for prison time or court-ordered programs to try and stop the repeating crime cycle.
Ex-Boyfriend Says Fashion Designer Was 'Fine' When Last SeenThe ex-boyfriend accused of trying to kill his girlfriend before her body was found at the upscale SoHo House Hotel will face a judge on Saturday morning.
Plea Deal In Manhattan Rape Case Draws Outrage The uproar comes as juvenile counselor Tony Simmons was expected to get probation, but no jail time at his sentencing in a rape case involving a 15-year-old girl.